Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 164 186
Rank change year-on-year -27 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 4.81% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 25
Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £355 £300 £254
90th Percentile £520 £588 £475
England median daily rate £389 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.07% -6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £24.50
England median hourly rate £46.42 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +32.61% +42.86% +22.50%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 615 457 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.64% 10.82% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 309 429
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +31.26%
10th Percentile £190 £125 £150
90th Percentile £565 £551 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 55 60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.38 £11.50 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.50% +2.50%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.47 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.26 £21.70 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.19 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.23% -2.67%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -26 5 £450 -10.00% 6
South Yorkshire -13 1 £385 +18.46% 1
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
5 1 (16.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds